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Friday, September 23, 2011
Richard Mihans, Associate Professor of Education at Elon University, teaches an upper-level General Studies course entitled, "Why were these books banned?" In this interview for Banned Books week (September 24 - October 1st, 2011), librarian Randall Bowman interviews Dr. Mihans about this the class, the subject of banned and challenged books, and the freedom to read.
Time: 8:31/Size: 7.79 MB/Download MP3/No transcript
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Belk Library is now using QR Codes! Lynne Bisko explains to Patrick Rudd what a QR code is, and how a mobile device can be scan codes in Belk Library to get more information about library services and equipment.
Time: 2:14/Size: 2.05 MB/Download MP3/No Transcript Available
Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Barbara Gordon, Associate Professor of English at Elon University is the co-author of a new book about breast cancer: Breast Cancer Recurrence & Advanced Disease: Comprehensive Expert Guidance, published by Duke University Press. In this interview, Randall Bowman talks with Dr. Gordon about her own experience with breast cancer, and how her search for information about the disease led her to write this book.
Time: 9:19/Size: 8.53 MB/Download MP3/No Transcript Available
Monday, January 31, 2011
Kindle wireless e-book readers are now available from Belk Library! Shannon Tennant, Catalog Librarian, discusses the Kindles--why Belk Library is making them available, what books are available on the Kindles, and how popular the devices from Amazon.com have been among Elon students, faculty, and staff.
Time: 3:26/Size: 3:14 MB/Download MP3/No Transcript Available
Friday, December 10, 2010
Getting ready to travel for the holidays, and need something to listen to? How about a thriller, a mystery, or a historical epic? Belk Library has audiobooks featuring all of these genres, and more. Librarian Betty Garrison talks with Patrick Rudd about the library's collection of CD audiobooks, playaways, and downloadable audiobooks.
Time: 6:42/Size: 6:14 MB/Download MP3/Transcript
Friday, November 5, 2010
Randall Bowman speaks with Dr. Jean Rohr, Assistant Professor of Education at Elon University, about the importance of diversity in literature for children and young adults. Dr. Rohr also discusses her play, Valued Voices.
Time: 8:06/Size: 7.42 MB/Download MP3/Transcript